IT/ Desktop & Network Technician- NBC Sports Bay Area

NBCUniversal - San Francisco, CA4.1


The IT Desktop & Network Administrator has primary responsibility for all aspects of the computer network. This includes, but is not limited to: hardware, software, telephony, servers, workstations, networking infrastructure and security. All duties apply to all business networks (LAN and WAN). Additionally, this position calls for involvement in the broadcast production equipment networking and data transfer/storage infrastructure and hardware configuration, in close cooperation with Engineering.

Primary resource for support of IT operations
Manage day-to-day network operations, focusing on uptime, availability, and support
Maintain, install, upgrade and configure servers, workstations, laptops and network infrastructure
Install and configure computer peripherals
Maintain and assist in hardware and software configuration
Maintain and assist development of security policies and procedures
Business System support and troubleshooting
Administer and maintain VoIP (Cisco) Phone and voicemail system, including deployments and changes
Support Engineering and Operations staff where required
Assist in planning, design, construction and installation of new systems and equipment
Work closely with all departments to help satisfy IT and MIS needs of the Network
Work with Engineering, Operations and IT to troubleshoot, deploy, maintain and document the IT infrastructure
Assure that all support issues are handled quickly and completely
Preventative maintenance for all computer systems and services
Monitor existing systems to find ways to increase stability and efficiency
Ability to troubleshoot hardware, software, network issues especially technology workflows
Punctual, regular and consistent attendance
Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


Basic Qualifications
Degree (preferably in Information Technology, Electronics Engineering, or Broadcast Technology) or equivalent work experience required
Minimum two (2) years experience in a video production environment preferred
High level of experience with Apple OS X, Microsoft Windows (desktop/server); Linux/Unix a plus
Knowledge of Linear and Non-Linear Editing workflows and platforms.
Ability to deploy and commission new IT hardware and software with minimal training and assistance
Experience with Voice over IP infrastructure including PRI, QOS, VLAN, management and associated technologies; Cisco VoIP experience recommended
PC support, networking, and IT skills required, including client-server systems, printers, productivity software, broadcast newsroom and web technologies
Understanding of electronic, electrical, computer and mechanical systems
Excellent interpersonal & communication skills required
Strong work ethic and positive attitude with the ability to handle multiple tasks and set priorities as needed
Ability to work in a fast paced, high pressure environment
Occasional travel may be required

Eligibility Requirements
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
Willingness to work nights and across weekends
Must be willing to work in San Francisco, CA
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Must be 18 years or older
It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Sub-BusinessNBC Sports RSN - Bay Area/CA
Career Level


CitySan Francisco


CountryUnited States
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